Assam

IN PICS | Assam flood situation remains grim: Death toll rises over 70, lakhs displaced across state

The flood situation in Assam remains extremely critical with many new localities coming under the impact of the deluge which is wreaking havoc in 33 of 35 districts of the state.

published on : 20th June 2022

Floods and landslides wreak havoc in Assam, over 7 lakh affected

The situation statewide remained grim amid incessant rains for the past week. Rivers such as Brahmaputra, Kopili, Disang, Kushiyara and Barak were in a spate, flowing above danger levels.

published on : 22nd May 2022

Preparations in full swing as Assam gears up for second phase of Assembly elections

The polling for the second phase of the three-phased assembly elections in Assam will take place on Thursday. 39 constituencies out of the remaining 79 are going to polls in the second phase. A total of 345 candidates are in the fray for 39 constituencies. Take a look at how elections take place in Assam.

published on : 31st March 2021

IN PICS: Assam floods affect lives of over 22 lakh people across 27 districts

The flood situation in Assam worsened drastically on Monday, with six more people losing their lives in the deluge, which has affected nearly 22 lakh people across 27 districts.

published on : 14th July 2020

Floods wreak havoc in Assam, over 40 lakh people affected

After causing flooding and landslides in Nepal, three rivers are overflowing in northeastern India and submerging parts of the region, affecting the lives of more than 40 lakh people in Assam.

published on : 16th July 2019

Indian or not? Over 40 lakh lives in Assam faces identity crisis over NRC draft release

The names of over 40 lakh people did not figure in the updated National Register of Citizens the complete draft of which was published in Assam on Monday, 30 July 2018.

published on : 31st July 2018

Rhino census ends in Assam's Kaziranga National Park

A total of 102 rhinos have been counted in Pobitora Wildlife Sanctuary, up from 93 during the last count, during the latest census carried out by the Assam's forest department.

published on : 28th March 2018